Mar 19, 2013 2:00am PDT
. now the family of five lives in two rooms with her in-laws -- 12 square meters to eat, sleep, and do homework. the entryway serves as a kitchen. >> they would love to have another room so each would have their own bed, but that is impossible. >> they could use the suspended 50 euros a month welfare benefit. neither elvira nor her husband has worked. occasional day jobs earn them up 15 euros. fights are common at school. >> two or three times a week, not just fistfights, but with knives, brass knuckles, even guns. >> they venture out, but they are cautious. with more than 20,000 roma, it is the biggest community of its kind in europe. unemployment is an estimated 90%. it is fertile ground for violence, drugs, and crime, but also for prejudice, but is there discrimination against the roma? >> on the level of education, we can say that they are discriminating, but on a different feel from the family discrimination. it is much better to go there and to sacrifice some years or so months. >> many have lived in germany several times before and brought back euros from germany or from sweden.